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Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe
3.99
1
Jul 31, 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
The View from the Center of the Universe: Discovering Our Extraordinary Place in the Cosmos
3.95
1
not set
Aug 04, 2008
 
Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Declines
3.86
1
Aug 19, 2008
Aug 16, 2008
 
Chasing Kangaroos: A Continent, a Scientist, and a Search for the World's Most Extraordinary Creature
3.45
1
Sep 08, 2008
Aug 29, 2008
 
Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English
3.76
1
Feb 28, 2009
Mar 01, 2009
 
The Scent Trail: How One Woman's Quest for the Perfect Perfume Took Her Around the World
3.39
1
Mar 08, 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
Gardens: An Essay on the Human Condition
4.11
1
Mar 15, 2009
Mar 25, 2009
 
Gardening in Deer Country: For the Home and Garden
2.75
1
Mar 27, 2009
Mar 27, 2009
 
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body
3.95
1
Apr 13, 2009
Apr 06, 2009
 
Sand: The Never-Ending Story
3.89
1
Jul 27, 2009
Apr 07, 2009
 
The Dominion of the Dead
4.40
1
Apr 20, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Library at Night
4.04
1
Jul 05, 2009
Jun 22, 2009
 
The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?
3.48
1
Jun 27, 2009
Jun 27, 2009
 
A History of Reading
4.00
1
Jun 30, 2009
Jul 06, 2009
 
The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession
4.18
1
Jul 12, 2009
Jul 11, 2009
 
The End of the Long Summer: Why We Must Remake Our Civilization to Survive on a Volatile Earth
4.00
1
Jul 31, 2009
Jul 28, 2009
 
An Edible History of Humanity
3.58
1
Aug 09, 2009
Aug 03, 2009
 
Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science
3.55
1
Aug 21, 2009
Aug 04, 2009
 
Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human
3.79
1
Oct 29, 2009
Aug 07, 2009
 
The City of Words
3.95
1
Aug 18, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
 
Homer's the Iliad and the Odyssey: A Biography
3.82
1
Aug 28, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge
3.90
1
Dec 26, 2009
Aug 24, 2009
 
Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse
4.11
1
Sep 02, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
A History of the World in 6 Glasses
3.71
1
Jan 25, 2010
Sep 10, 2009
 
Mapping Human History: Genes, Race, and Our Common Origins
3.86
1
Oct 21, 2009
Oct 20, 2009
 
Travelling Heroes: Greeks and Their Myths in the Epic Age of Homer
3.59
1
Nov 15, 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
A Natural History of Latin
3.45
1
Dec 05, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
 
The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park
4.01
1
Jan 06, 2010
Nov 18, 2009
 
Ghost Train to the Eastern Star
3.98
1
not set
Nov 20, 2009
 
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
3.83
1
Dec 05, 2009
Nov 20, 2009
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